How much does a Physical Therapist make?

Updated Jul 30, 2021

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Experience

$75,316 /yr
Average Base Pay

25,311 salaries

$59K

Low

$75K

Average

$96K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Physical Therapist is $75,316 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Physical Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 25311 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Physical Therapist employees.

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L2
Physical Therapist$75,316 /yr
L3
Physical Therapist III$75,314 /yr
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$79,443

per year

Per Diem Physical Therapist

$75,372

per year

Physical Therapist Assistant

$59,672

per year

Physical Therapy

$74,556

per year

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GRANDISON MANAGEMENT
4.4

GRANDISON MANAGEMENT

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$37

 /hr
Range: $21 - $47
5,391 salaries
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$21

$47

$21 - $47 Range

Access Therapies
3.3

Access Therapies

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $22 - $44

$22

$44

$22 - $44 Range

Healthcare Management Systems
3.2

Healthcare Management Systems

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $34 - $48

$34

$48

$34 - $48 Range

Avant Healthcare Professionals
3.7

Avant Healthcare Professionals

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $22 - $43

$22

$43

$22 - $43 Range

MedPro Healthcare Staffing
3.8

MedPro Healthcare Staffing

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $29 - $41

$29

$41

$29 - $41 Range

Genesis Healthcare
3

Genesis Healthcare

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$46

 /hr
Range: $33 - $59

$33

$59

$33 - $59 Range

Comprehab

Physical Therapist

$78,509

 /yr
Range: $68K - $104K

$68K

$104K

$67,937 - $104,137 Range

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Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute
2.1

Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $34 - $36

$34

$36

$34 - $36 Range

Aegis Therapies
2.8

Aegis Therapies

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$43

 /hr
Range: $31 - $58

$31

$58

$31 - $58 Range

Health Management Associates
2.5

Health Management Associates

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $33 - $62

$33

$62

$33 - $62 Range

RehabCare
2.9

RehabCare

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $26 - $62

$26

$62

$26 - $62 Range

Health Carousel
3.2

Health Carousel

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $21 - $42

$21

$42

$21 - $42 Range

ATI Physical Therapy
2.9

ATI Physical Therapy

Physical Therapist

$77,490

 /yr
Range: $25K - $142K

$25K

$142K

$24,740 - $141,866 Range

Kindred Healthcare
3.2

Kindred Healthcare

Physical Therapist

$75,233

 /yr
Range: $41K - $184K

$41K

$184K

$41,149 - $184,164 Range

Cambridge Global Services
3.1

Cambridge Global Services

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$37

 /hr
Range: $36 - $38

$36

$38

$36 - $38 Range

Encompass Health
3.5

Encompass Health

Physical Therapist

$83,618

 /yr
Range: $60K - $612K

$60K

$612K

$59,532 - $612,454 Range

Jackson Therapy Partners
4.2

Jackson Therapy Partners

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $25 - $42

$25

$42

$25 - $42 Range

Atlas Healthcare
2.8

Atlas Healthcare

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $34 - $42

$34

$42

$34 - $42 Range

iTrace Foundation
4.3

iTrace Foundation

Physical Therapist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $33 - $47

$33

$47

$33 - $47 Range

Global Multi Media Pro Care
3

Global Multi Media Pro Care

Physical Therapist

$66,804

 /yr
Range: $58K - $97K

$58K

$97K

$58,401 - $96,859 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Physical Therapist salaries

The national average salary for a Physical Therapist is $75,316 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Physical Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 25311 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Physical Therapist employees.

The highest salary for a Physical Therapist in United States is $95,822 per year.

The lowest salary for a Physical Therapist in United States is $59,199 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Physical Therapist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Physical Therapist.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent physical therapist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$70,000
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$70,000
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
School / School District
$38
hourly
A Physical Therapist in the Bluefield, WV Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Bluefield, WV Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$83,000
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$68,000
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$71,000
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $71,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$1
hourly
A Physical Therapist in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $1 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Intern
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$99,900
per year
A Physical Therapist in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $99,900 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital